Published: Nov 01, 2013 2:25 PM EDT
Updated: Nov 01, 2013 6:55 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The man who shot and killed Nicole Smith in 2011 was sentenced to life in prison this afternoon.

Connell Carroll killed the 21-year-old woman during an argument, while she was holding her 3-month-old baby in her arms.

Carroll plead no contest to Second Degree Murder in August of this year.